Are You Ready for "Realistic" Training?
by Rob Morse
A variety of courses call themselves "realistic" or reality-based training. To name a few, they could include move-and-shoot scenarios, video-based simulator training, or even force-on-force training with simunitions. Realistic training is certainly an exciting ride. Whether it is good training or an arcade game depends, in part, on you and what you're ready to learn.
Should you take such a class even if it was free? Let's see if reality based training is appropriate for you.